Diabetes affects how your body uses blood sugar. Too much blood sugar over long periods can cause serious health problems, but treatments are available.

Dumping syndrome

Gestational diabetes

Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes that occurs only during pregnancy. Controlling your blood sugar level can keep you and your baby healthy.

Polycystic ovary syndrome

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common condition characterized by irregular menstrual periods, excess hair growth (hirsutism) and obesity.


Learn how healthy eating, exercise and getting enough sleep can help you keep prediabetes from turning into type 2 diabetes.

Type 2 diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is on the rise — but here's information that may help you stop diabetes in its tracks.

Type 2 diabetes in children

The obesity epidemic is fueling a growing problem — type 2 diabetes in children. Make prevention a family affair.

Apr. 17, 2013